nolla

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Swedish noll (zero), German null (zero), Russian ноль (zero), all ultimately derived from Latin nullus (none).

Numeral[edit]

nolla

  1. (cardinal) zero

Declension[edit]

Inflection of nolla (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative nolla nollat
genitive nollan nollien
partitive nollaa nollia
illative nollaan nolliin
singular plural
nominative nolla nollat
accusative nom.? nolla nollat
gen. nollan
genitive nollan nollien
nollainrare
partitive nollaa nollia
inessive nollassa nollissa
elative nollasta nollista
illative nollaan nolliin
adessive nollalla nollilla
ablative nollalta nollilta
allative nollalleˣ nollilleˣ
essive nollana nollina
translative nollaksi nolliksi
instructive nollin
abessive nollatta nollitta
comitative nolline

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

nolla

  1. digit zero
  2. good-for-nothing (person of little worth or usefulness)
  3. (electricity) neutral (electrical terminal or conductor which has zero or close to zero voltage with respect to the ground)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of nolla (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative nolla nollat
genitive nollan nollien
partitive nollaa nollia
illative nollaan nolliin
singular plural
nominative nolla nollat
accusative nom.? nolla nollat
gen. nollan
genitive nollan nollien
nollainrare
partitive nollaa nollia
inessive nollassa nollissa
elative nollasta nollista
illative nollaan nolliin
adessive nollalla nollilla
ablative nollalta nollilta
allative nollalleˣ nollilleˣ
essive nollana nollina
translative nollaksi nolliksi
instructive nollin
abessive nollatta nollitta
comitative nollineen

Derived terms[edit]


Northern Sami[edit]

Numeral[edit]

nolla

  1. (cardinal) zero

Inflection[edit]

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Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nullus.

Cardinal number[edit]

nolla

  1. (cardinal, Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) zero

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the digit noll (zero)

Noun[edit]

nolla c

  1. a zero; the symbol, or digit, "0".
  2. a zero (of a scale)
  3. a loser, nobody
  4. a person who recently started university or gymnasium, and have not yet been "introduced" to the school by the older students; person taking part, as a new student, in an orientation week

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

nolla (present nollar, preterite nollade, supine nollat, imperative nolla)

  1. to reset, to calibrate to zero
  2. to haze (initiate a new student, called nolla, noun)

Conjugation[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

reset
haze

See also[edit]